Under general administrative supervision of the Director of Healthcare Specialists, and medical supervision of the neurology service medical director, the HCS provides clinical expertise to patients and their families, is a resource person for health care providers, and participates in research and teaching programs. Work is performed with general independence and decision-making responsibility, under the guidance of the attending physicians, and in consultation with the critical care fellow, and department Nurse Manager. Guidelines include general policy procedures and practice guidelines established by the trauma surgical critical care service and Harborview Medical Center, as well as appropriate professional and technical manuals.
Schedule is for full time days.
As the region's only Level I Trauma center, Harborview Medical Center (HMC) is well known for innovations and excellence in trauma care and its centers of emphasis: Trauma, Burn, Neurosciences, AIDS/STD, Center for Advanced Reconstruction and Rehabilitation (CARER), and mentally-and medically- vulnerable populations. In addition to the centers of emphasis, HMC serves a mission population for King County. Harborview employees are committed to the vital role the institution plays in the immediate community, as well as the entire Northwest region. HMC is owned by King County and managed by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW’s School of Medicine. The UW is proud to be one of the nation’s premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
Req #: 146874